The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank - 72 55
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 0 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.17% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.19% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 10
Average salary - £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,977 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.82% -3.52%
Release Management
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
436 526 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 87.03% 88.40% 79.67%
Number of salaries quoted 359 460 377
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Release Management across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Release Management
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Release Management across the Merseyside region.

Release Management Salary Trend in Merseyside

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing Release Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Release Management.

1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) ITSM
2 3 (60.00%) SLA
2 3 (60.00%) Remedy
2 3 (60.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) ISEB
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (20.00%) Java EE
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Document Management
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing Release Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Release Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Support
1 3 (60.00%) Service Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Support Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Service Desk Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Support Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Service Support Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior QA Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Tester
2 1 (20.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITSM
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Document Management
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
2 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Remedy
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Dell
Liverpool, Merseyside
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £30K + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago